[ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: perl-libwin32-0.28-1

Reini Urban rurban@x-ray.at
Fri Dec 28 18:31:00 GMT 2007

This email is to inform you about the experimental release of 
perl-libwin32, matching the TEST version of perl-5.10.0, through

Project description:
A useful bundle of Win32 Perl extensions.

The changes in the upstream release are as follows:
0.28  14 September 2007

    + Win32API::Registry and Win32::TieRegistry modules have been
      removed; they are maintained independently on CPAN.

    + Bundle::libwin32 has been added.  Installing this bundle via the
      CPAN shell will install all the modules that used to be part of
      libwin32 (currently Win32API::File, Win32API::Registry and
      Win32::TieRegistry in addition to libwin32 itself).

Included modules (no changes):
Win32API::File, Win32API::Net, Win32API::Registry,
Win32::ChangeNotify, Win32::Clipboard, Win32::Console, Win32::Event,
Win32::EventLog, Win32::File, Win32::FileSecurity,
Win32::IPC, Win32::Internet, Win32::Job, Win32::Mutex, Win32::NetAdmin,
Win32::NetResource, Win32::ODBC, Win32::OLE, Win32::PerfLib,
Win32::Pipe, Win32::Process, Win32::Registry, Win32::Semaphore,
Win32::Service, Win32::Shortcut, Win32::Sound, Win32::TieRegistry and

To update your installation, click on the "Install Cygwin now" link on
the http://cygwin.com/ web page.  This downloads setup.exe to your
system.  Then, run setup and answer all of the questions and Click on 
"Exp" to get the Experimental branch for the new perl.

If you have questions or comments, please send them to the Cygwin
mailing list at: <cygwin@cygwin.com>

To build from source you will need the libiodbc package, and apply a 
small patch:
tar xfz libiodbc-3.52.5.tar.gz
cd libiodbc-3.52.5
patch -b -p1 < ../libiodbc-3.52.5.patch
./configure --disable-gui --prefix=/usr --sysconfdir=/etc
make check
make install

diff -ub /usr/include/iodbcunix.h.orig /usr/include/iodbcunix.h
--- /usr/include/iodbcunix.h.orig       2007-07-23 17:18:17.625000000 +0000
+++ /usr/include/iodbcunix.h    2007-12-24 19:33:57.859375000 +0000
@@ -124,6 +124,7 @@
  typedef unsigned char          BYTE;
+#ifndef WIN32
  typedef unsigned short         WORD;
  typedef unsigned int           DWORD;
  typedef char *                 LPSTR;
@@ -131,6 +132,7 @@
  typedef wchar_t *              LPWSTR;
  typedef const wchar_t *                LPCWSTR;
  typedef DWORD *                        LPDWORD;

  #if !defined(BOOL) && !defined(_OBJC_OBJC_H_)
  typedef int                    BOOL;



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